Gloria’s relationship with her husband, Arturo, was shaky to say the least. She felt like he was too controlling and needed to fix his behavior toward her. This left Gloria feeling very discouraged. She knew they had to do something to save their marriage, but she wasn’t sure what steps to take.
For many years, Alexander has sensed God calling him to plant a new church for Russians. Now in the last months, that vision is taking shape in new and exciting ways.
A Russian himself, Alexander joined a group of other leaders from his church and around the region for a leadership training event led by a missionary from Resonate Global Mission. Many in the group were interested in planting churches for Russian speakers outside of Russia.
“How can we do missions right here at home? And how can we as a church be more intergenerational?”
The answer to those two questions ended up being one and the same.
Members of Faith CRC in Sioux Center, Iowa, pondered these questions at a table discussion with other members of her congregation. Faith CRC was in a time of transition—they had a new pastor, and they were evaluating their congregation’s needs and desires for the future.